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Kennan Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of McKennan (see Kenny).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kenna, Kennon, Kinnan, Kernan, Kinman, Kinnon, Kinna, Keelan, Keehan

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Kennan Family Origin

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Kennan Family Occupations

What did your Kennan ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Kennan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kennan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kennan. A less common occupation for the Kennan family was Farming.

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Kennan Historical Records

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Kennan Life Expectancy

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